Odemwingie suffers injury setback

Many fear that the injury may affect Osaze’s chances of getting a new contract with Stoke City. The post Odemwingie suffers injury setback appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.

Extradite ex-MINT boss, Okoyomon to UK, courts orders

Emmanuel Okoyomon: wanted for money laundering and bribery Justice E. S Chukwu of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on Monday, May 4, 2015 ordered the extradition of Emmanuel Okoyomon, former managing director and chief executive officer, Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company, NSPM, to the United Kingdom

No new cases of polio in nine months – Kano

Kano State Primary Health Management Board has said the state has not recorded any fresh poliomyelitis case in the last nine months. The Executive Secretary of the Board, Alhaji Shehu Abdullahi, who said this at a one-day interactive roundtable session on Africa Vaccination week, organised by the Community Health and

Reps summon Adesina over rice import duty evasion

The House of Representatives on Monday summoned the Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, for failing to appear in respect of an ongoing investigation into alleged rice import duty evasion by some importers in the country. Some of the importers allegedly exceeded their import quota, but reportedly did not pay

Republican, Ben Carson to run for president

Ben Carson urged to contest for US PresidencyPhoto: AFP Miami (AFP) – US neurosurgeon Ben Carson announced that he is seeking the Republican Party’s presidential nomination.

Lagos lists 140 convicts in sex offenders register

The Lagos State Government on Monday says 140 convicted sex offenders have been recorded in a Sex Offenders’ Register created by the state government to shame offenders and serve as a deterrent. Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice in the state, Mr.

Jonathan’s aides hate campaigns caused PDP’s defeat – NWC

The National Working Committee of the Peoples Democratic Party has said the hate campaigns against Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari by President Goodluck Jonathan’s team, played a huge part in the party’s woeful outing during the last general elections.

Ladoja challenges Ajimobi’s victory, heads to tribunal

Gbenro Adesina/Ibadan Senator Rasheed Ladoja Senator Rasheed Ladoja, former governor of Oyo state and gubernatorial candidate of Accord Party in the last governorship election has began legal proceedings to challenge the victory of Governor Abiola Ajimobi of All Progressive Party (APC) at a tribunal to be inaugurated soon.

Monday News Roundup: Truppr’s £30,000 Interest Free Loan, Moneysmart Is Now All about Businesses, OAM in Talks to Acquire Stakes in Webdev

Here are some of the stories that made the rounds across the tech space today: Truppr Gets £30,000 Interest Free loan from IndigoTrust Truppr’s founder, Bosun Tijani has revealed that UK-based grant-making foundation, IndigoTrust, has given a £30,000 interest free loan, to his startup.

Enugu Assembly speaker dismisses report of his impeachment

The Speaker of the Enugu State House of Assembly, Mr Eugene Odo, has described his purported impeachment by the nine-man faction of the lawmakers as legislative recklessness and impunity. Odo told the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday that he was still the speaker of the Assembly.

Chime not aware of impeachment process – Aide

The Enugu State Government on Monday said it is unaware of the impeachment process against Governor Sullivan Chime by a faction of the state’s House of Assembly. Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Mr Chukwudi Achife, stated this in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Enugu.